firefighters arrived on the scene and safely returned him to the ground. bad planning is being blamed for an eruption of chaos in dallas early thursday morning. thousands scrambled to get a shot at housing assistance, making a mad dash for a limited supply of vouchers. several were trampled including children. at least eight people suffered injuries before police restored order. and finally, in florida, at one south beach restaurant, they serve up dishes with such outrageous decorations that diners pull out their cameras before digging in. the hot spot has generated a strong following that keeps coming back for all those over-the-top presentations as well as the food. now for a look at your national and regional weather, here's nbc meteorologist bill karins. >> what's more important, appearance or taste? >> taste. yeah, i'd eat just about anything if it taste good. it can be in just a brown box and i'd eat it.